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Competition in religious life

by Jay Newman

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Published by Published for the Canadian Corporation for Studies in Religion by Wifrid Laurier University Press in Waterloo, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religions -- Relations.,
  • Religious tolerance.,
  • Competition (Psychology)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-230) and index.

    StatementJay Newman.
    SeriesEditions SR ;, v. 11
    ContributionsCanadian Corporation for Studies in Religion.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL85 .N49 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 237 p. ;
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1904019M
    ISBN 100889209898
    LC Control Number90106400
    OCLC/WorldCa19848047

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Jay Cited by: 2. In this Book. Additional Information. Competition in Religious Life; Jay Newman Jay Newman reveals in clear and concise fashion the extent to which competitiveness is an essential feature of religious life.

His assessment charts various classical strategies that have been proposed for either eliminating such competitiveness or directing it Cited by: 2. Competition in religious life. Waterloo, Ont.: Published for the Canadian Corp. for Studies in Religion by Wifrid Laurier University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jay Newman; Canadian Corporation for Studies in Religion.

Ellen White pointed out the results of cherishing a spirit of competition and rivalry, warning that these will create disunity and contention, suspicion and jealousy.

She wrote: “The great weakness in the churches is the result of the spirit of rivalry, of seeking to be first.”¹⁴. Spiritual life is also affected; witness is compromised.

competition in daily life; Is religious competition or religious sectarianism worthwhile. People want liberation and yet they engage in conflicts and difference of opinions, and take sides.

By claiming you are right, you automatically say that the other person is wrong. Reference: Book Name: Noble-use-of-money (Page #53 – Paragraph #4. In 1 Corinthians –27 he uses competitions among runners and boxers to illustrate the importance of spiritual discipline in one’s life.

It seems unlikely that the Holy Spirit would inspire the apostle Paul to use something sinful to illustrate how we should have discipline in our lives. The most extreme form of competition is war. For More Information about Book Awards and Contests.

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for Studies in Religion by Wilfrid Laurier University Press, (DLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File. Related to this is the “charism” of each religious order, which refers to the spirit of the community and the particular way that it lives its community life and serves the Church.

As part of this, religious orders often differ in their methods of prayer, drawing from traditions of spirituality such as the Carmelite and the Ignatian. Abstract. The idea of competition between religious groups may seem awkward or even disrespectful of religion. However, like commercial organisations, biological organisms and sports teams, religious groups operate in environments where they compete to survive, consolidate and.

If you measure a book by it’s impact on your life, then this is one of the best books on the Christian life I’ve ever read. Diving into the crux of one of the most-used and yet least-well defined virtues, Nouwen and his co-authors map out in intuitive detail the life in s:   Competition directs us into certain areas of work or passion.

When we buy one stereo and not another, we are, in a small way, encouraging a particular manufacturer to stay in business. Just as failure in an endeavor can stimulate us to a more focused effort, it can also cause us to redirect our energy, like when I got cut from the school choir.

Reward motivation is thus a very important element in the advancing Christian life (see the link: Christian Rewards), but, as you suggest, while it does contain the "strive for excellence" element of what we sometimes mean by competition, it is not at all competitive in the sense of succeeding at the expense of other believers (just the opposite).

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They place compassion at the heart of a Christian life in a world governed far too long by principles of power and destructive control.4/5(1). Christian competition is about striving with all our might but within the rules and etiquette of the game.

It is striving to maximize the gifts God has given us in a competitive environment. Will not the God who promised us ‘life to the full’ (John 10 v 10) rejoice when we compete and reach our full potential?” (page 69).